The Herreshoff 12 1/2 is one of N.G.Herreshoff's finest designs. Since the first of the class were launched in 1914, generation after generation of sailors have learned to sail on these capable little sloops. Now more than 100 years since their creation, they remain a New England sailing icon.
ZEPHYR - HMCo #905 was built in Bristol, R.I. in 1924.
She has been moved indoors for the winter - Burnside Street Bristol - Easy to show.
Main and Jib 1994
Spinnaker with sheets
Sail Cover 1998
Outboard motor mount, removable by Roger Winniarski
Oars and oar locks
Danforth anchor, 15 lb with chain and 50 ft of 3/8 line
Triad trailer 1993
Transom - 1968
Deck beams and Sunbrella over original cedar deck planks 1994
Seat supports added 1994
Mast scarfed at gaff jaw point and wrapped with fiberglas 1992
Rudder and tiller scarf 2000
Standing rigging 1998
Mast cap, bronze and blocks 1996